Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Actionable Insight skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Actionable Insight over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Actionable Insights (or Actionable Intelligence, Actionable Recommendations)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 789 730 783
Rank change year-on-year -59 +53 +48
Permanent jobs citing Actionable Insight 341 471 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 249 356 331
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,950 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% +1.05%

Actionable Insight is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 138,311 154,854 163,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.18% 91.49% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 111,048 123,345 137,670
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,650 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Actionable Insight
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Actionable Insight as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Actionable Insight in England

Actionable Insight
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in England.

Salary trend for Actionable Insight in England

Actionable Insight
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Actionable Insight in England over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Actionable Insight in England

Actionable Insight
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Actionable Insight within the England region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -26 192 £61,250 +16.67% 45
North of England +27 45 £42,500 +1.19% 19
South East +5 43 £55,000 +26.44% 17
South West +7 24 £40,000 -13.51% 8
Yorkshire +38 22 £37,500 -31.82% 5
Midlands -2 22 £37,500 -9.64% 10
North West +21 19 £50,000 +42.86% 11
East Midlands -5 18 £32,500 -18.75% 4
East of England +25 15 £53,750 +36.08% 5
West Midlands +22 4 £40,316 -2.85% 6
North East -2 4 £38,000 - 3
Actionable Insight
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Actionable Insight also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Actionable Insight.

1 199 (58.36%) Analytics
2 143 (41.94%) SQL
3 133 (39.00%) Analytical Skills
4 111 (32.55%) Visualisation
5 109 (31.96%) Python
6 101 (29.62%) Business Intelligence
7 97 (28.45%) Tableau
8 93 (27.27%) Data Science
9 86 (25.22%) R
10 81 (23.75%) Degree
11 79 (23.17%) Marketing
12 75 (21.99%) Finance
13 72 (21.11%) Machine Learning
14 71 (20.82%) Agile Software Development
15 70 (20.53%) Statistics
16 69 (20.23%) Data Visualisation
17 63 (18.48%) Decision-Making
18 60 (17.60%) Power BI
19 58 (17.01%) Problem-Solving
20 55 (16.13%) ETL
21 54 (15.84%) Mathematics
22 53 (15.54%) Data Modelling
22 53 (15.54%) Microsoft Excel
23 46 (13.49%) Data Analysis
23 46 (13.49%) SAS
24 44 (12.90%) Google
25 43 (12.61%) Data Warehouse
26 41 (12.02%) Microsoft
26 41 (12.02%) Big Data
27 37 (10.85%) Data Analytics

Actionable Insight
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (13.49%) SAS
2 11 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.17%) Apache
4 3 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.59%) DNN
5 2 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.59%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.29%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 53 (15.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (6.16%) SPSS
3 20 (5.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (1.17%) Stata
6 3 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.29%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.29%) InVision
7 1 (0.29%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.29%) FastStats
2 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Sprinklr
2 1 (0.29%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.29%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.68%) Google Analytics
2 18 (5.28%) Adobe Analytics
3 17 (4.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (3.52%) SaaS
6 9 (2.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.76%) Google Tag Manager
8 4 (1.17%) AdWords
8 4 (1.17%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.59%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.59%) AWS CodePipeline
9 2 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.59%) GitHub
9 2 (0.59%) npm
9 2 (0.59%) Office 365
9 2 (0.59%) Serverless
10 1 (0.29%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.29%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.76%) HTTP
2 5 (1.47%) SMS
3 2 (0.59%) FTP
4 1 (0.29%) 5G
4 1 (0.29%) DNS
4 1 (0.29%) Firewall
4 1 (0.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (17.60%) Power BI
2 43 (12.61%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (12.02%) Big Data
4 30 (8.80%) SQL Server
5 23 (6.74%) Data Mining
6 22 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (5.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (5.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (5.28%) QlikView
9 15 (4.40%) Relational Database
10 14 (4.11%) Hadoop
11 12 (3.52%) NoSQL
12 10 (2.93%) Mixpanel
13 9 (2.64%) Amazon Redshift
13 9 (2.64%) MySQL
14 8 (2.35%) BigQuery
14 8 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (2.05%) Apache Hive
15 7 (2.05%) Looker
16 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (3.23%) JIRA
2 10 (2.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.17%) Axure RP
3 4 (1.17%) RStudio
4 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.88%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.59%) Babel
5 2 (0.59%) Grunt
5 2 (0.59%) gulp
5 2 (0.59%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.59%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (0.59%) Mocha
5 2 (0.59%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.59%) webpack
6 1 (0.29%) ERwin
6 1 (0.29%) Hudson
6 1 (0.29%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 79 (23.17%) Marketing
2 75 (21.99%) Finance
3 21 (6.16%) Advertising
3 21 (6.16%) Retail
4 15 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.52%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.93%) Games
7 9 (2.64%) Banking
8 5 (1.47%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.88%) Electronics
11 2 (0.59%) Back Office
12 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
12 1 (0.29%) German Language
12 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Legal
12 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 121 (35.48%) Analyst
2 52 (15.25%) Data Analyst
3 47 (13.78%) Data Scientist
4 31 (9.09%) Data Engineer
5 30 (8.80%) Senior Analyst
6 26 (7.62%) Developer
7 24 (7.04%) Consultant
8 16 (4.69%) Analytics Manager
9 15 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 15 (4.40%) Digital Analyst
9 15 (4.40%) Senior Data Analyst
10 13 (3.81%) Insight Analyst
11 12 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 11 (3.23%) SQL Analyst
13 9 (2.64%) Marketing Analyst
13 9 (2.64%) Tableau Consultant
14 8 (2.35%) Business Analyst
14 8 (2.35%) Customer Analyst
14 8 (2.35%) Product Analyst
14 8 (2.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.57%) CSS
2 15 (4.40%) Natural Language Processing
3 14 (4.11%) HTML
4 10 (2.93%) Node.js
5 9 (2.64%) NumPy
5 9 (2.64%) Pandas
6 8 (2.35%) SciPy
7 6 (1.76%) HTML5
8 5 (1.47%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.47%) Ionic Framework
8 5 (1.47%) React
9 4 (1.17%) .NET
9 4 (1.17%) CSS3
9 4 (1.17%) REST
9 4 (1.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (0.88%) D3.js
10 3 (0.88%) JSON
10 3 (0.88%) Kafka
10 3 (0.88%) XML
11 2 (0.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 133 (39.00%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 30 (8.80%) User Experience
4 26 (7.62%) Algorithms
5 24 (7.04%) Management Information System
6 13 (3.81%) Fintech
7 8 (2.35%) Social Media
8 7 (2.05%) NHS
9 6 (1.76%) Life Science
9 6 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.47%) Industry 4.0
11 4 (1.17%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.17%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.17%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.88%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.88%) FMCG
12 3 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
12 3 (0.88%) Taxonomies
13 2 (0.59%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.88%) Android
1 3 (0.88%) Apple iOS
1 3 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (58.36%) Analytics
2 111 (32.55%) Visualisation
3 101 (29.62%) Business Intelligence
4 93 (27.27%) Data Science
5 72 (21.11%) Machine Learning
6 71 (20.82%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (20.53%) Statistics
8 69 (20.23%) Data Visualisation
9 63 (18.48%) Decision-Making
10 58 (17.01%) Problem-Solving
11 55 (16.13%) ETL
12 54 (15.84%) Mathematics
13 53 (15.54%) Data Modelling
14 46 (13.49%) Data Analysis
15 37 (10.85%) Data Analytics
16 34 (9.97%) Statistical Modelling
17 30 (8.80%) CRM
18 28 (8.21%) Project Management
19 27 (7.92%) Digital Marketing
20 26 (7.62%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 143 (41.94%) SQL
2 109 (31.96%) Python
3 86 (25.22%) R
4 25 (7.33%) Java
5 21 (6.16%) JavaScript
5 21 (6.16%) T-SQL
6 16 (4.69%) C++
7 12 (3.52%) C
8 10 (2.93%) Scala
9 7 (2.05%) C#
9 7 (2.05%) VBA
10 6 (1.76%) MATLAB
10 6 (1.76%) PHP
11 5 (1.47%) Ruby
12 4 (1.17%) VB
13 3 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.59%) ES6
15 1 (0.29%) HiveQL
15 1 (0.29%) Julia
15 1 (0.29%) Rust
Qualifications
1 81 (23.75%) Degree
2 18 (5.28%) PhD
3 14 (4.11%) Numerate Degree
4 9 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (2.05%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.05%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.47%) CISSP
7 4 (1.17%) ISEB
7 4 (1.17%) SANS
8 3 (0.88%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.88%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.88%) MBA
9 2 (0.59%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.29%) Analytics IQ
10 1 (0.29%) CISMP
10 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.85%) Actionable Recommendations
2 13 (3.81%) Data Quality
3 12 (3.52%) QA
4 5 (1.47%) GDPR
5 4 (1.17%) GPG13
6 3 (0.88%) PMO
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.29%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 97 (28.45%) Tableau
2 44 (12.90%) Google
3 41 (12.02%) Microsoft
4 23 (6.74%) Adobe
5 14 (4.11%) Oracle
6 12 (3.52%) Alteryx
7 9 (2.64%) WorldPay
8 8 (2.35%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (1.47%) Informatica
9 5 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.47%) SAP
10 4 (1.17%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.17%) Intel
10 4 (1.17%) RapidMiner
11 3 (0.88%) Facebook
11 3 (0.88%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.88%) Talend
11 3 (0.88%) Tealium
12 2 (0.59%) Crazy Egg
12 2 (0.59%) Hotjar